Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Memory Hole Remapping problems...

27 May 2009   #1
scaramonga

 
 
Memory Hole Remapping problems...

Hi guys

Just got given a system to update to Windows 7 x64 (7127) from a friend, and having a little trouble with this one.

After install completed, and on final reboot, I got the dreaded BSOD, so it was stuck in this loop forever, until I removed 1 stick of RAM (2Gb), then system completed and loaded to desktop just fine. After more testing, I've discovered that it will only boot with 1 stick of RAM, unless I DISABLE 'Memory Hole Remapping' in BIOS, once this is DISABLED, then it boots fine with the 2 sticks of RAM (4Gb).

Problem with this, is that the BIOS and Win7 now only report 3.28Gb as usable!!, probably due to the 'Memory Hole Remapping' being DISABLED.

Board only has 2 RAM slots and takes a MAX of 4Gb, BIOS is up to date, and is an ECS AMD690GM-M2 model.

Is this the nature of the beast?




My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
28 May 2009   #2
shayking

Window 7 x64
 
 

join the club
Problem using 4gb in 64 bits

check post #27

if you put 4 sticks of ram in (4 slots) all is well, same as 1 stick...

This all started after ver. 7100 and Vista Service Pack 2.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 May 2009   #3
scaramonga

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by shayking View Post
join the club
Problem using 4gb in 64 bits

check post #27

if you put 4 sticks of ram in (4 slots) all is well, same as 1 stick...

This all started after ver. 7100 and Vista Service Pack 2.
Thx........just glad someone answered LOL!!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

30 May 2009   #4
scaramonga

 
 

I shoved 32bit on it with 2Gb RAM

(not my PC after all)

LOL!!

Thx, this can now be closed Mod's
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Memory Hole Remapping problems...




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Remapping Ctrl-Tab shortcut
Guys, I love and extensively use the Ctrl+Mouse-Left-Click shortcut. This shortcut directly switch to next open instance of a program if we click on its icon on toolbar. I would like to perform this action without mouse. And I would like to use Ctrl-Tab (which actually switchs to next child...
Customization
remapping keys
Sorry if this is in the wrong thread but i have no idea where to bring it. I'm not computer savy when it comes to these more advanced levels of computers. I need to remap my Lshift key to my caps lock key and i have searched everywhere on google and can not find what i need. there was one page that...
Hardware & Devices
4Gb memory (2.75 Gb usable) memory remapping in bios causes BSOD
I recently did a new install of Windows 7 64 bit. I noticed windows showed 4Gb of ram (2.75Gb usable). I read tons of articles after googling this and tried several options to free up some more ram. I have 2 options in bios to change memory remapping over 4GB. S/W and H/W. When I enable S/W...
BSOD Help and Support
IDT Jack Remapping - Anyone familiar?
Howdy. As I've got a pretty busy week I will keep this straight: My case did not come with front panel jacks, so I end up having 3 in the back. Pink/mic, green/speakers, blue/line-in/center/sub. Any ideas how to remap the blue jack so I can use my headphones along with my speakers? I've been...
Sound & Audio
Memory remapping problem
Hello! I bought a new motherboard recently because my old one broke down. I'm running Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit, and with my old motherboard I was able to use all 4 GB's of RAM. When I switched to the new motherboard I could only use 3,25 GB RAM. I went in to Bios and enabled the Memory...
Hardware & Devices
Windows Memory Diagnostic Reports Memory Problems
Hi, I ran Windows Memory Diagnostics multiple times (1GB Ram = 2X512), sometimes it reposrts errors, and sometimes not! I'm running two OS: Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 64Bit, where I'm encountering bad performance, and Windows 7 32Bit which runs smoothly. I'm not sure if it's really a...
BSOD Help and Support


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 13:24.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App